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Job location
900 W 5th Avenue
Suite 200
Anchorage, AK 99501
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Alaska Public Defender Agency
Street address: 
900 W 5th Avenue, Suite 200
City: 
Anchorage
State: 
Alaska
ZIP: 
99501
Job type: 
Legal - Defender
Position Description: 

The Alaska Public Defender Agency is currently hiring CINA attorneys for its Anchorage office. CINA attorneys provide legal advice and representation in Child-in-Need-of-Aid (CINA) cases and assist parents or custodians in obtaining needed services for their families.

Applicants must possess outstanding writing and analytical skills and be able to work independently to research and compose legal briefs as well as possess strong oral advocacy skills and clinical/trial practicum experience. Applicants must be admitted to the Alaska bar, be willing to sit for the next Alaska Bar exam, or be eligible for bar admission by reciprocity.

Prior legal experience preferred.

Salary range is commensurate with experience. Job provides excellent state benefits.

If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, legal writing sample of 15 pages or less, and three references by email to Jin Chong at [email protected]. The legal writing sample should reflect the applicant's own work without significant revision from others. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Requirements: 

See above.

To apply: 

If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, legal writing sample of 15 pages or less, and three references by email to Jin Chong at [email protected]. The legal writing sample should reflect the applicant's own work without significant revision from others. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
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